The Attic extension Specialists Lake End
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an attic extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does attic extension all over Lake End, SL4 6 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of attic extension over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Lake End
Most attic extension are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Attic extension Consultation
We offer free attic extension consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in attic extension in attic extension area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:bathroom renovations near Lake End, SL4 6
renovation near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
bathroom renovations near Dorney, SL4 6
property refurbishment near Bray, SL6 2
renovation near Lent Rise, SL1 7
house renovation near Cippenham, SL1 5
bathroom renovations near Eton Wick, SL4 6
garage conversion near Boveney, SL4 6
renovation near Bray Wick, SL6 1
bathroom renovations near Oakley Green, SL4 4
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Structure and renovating is not something that we do extremely frequently, so it goes without stating that picking a builder can be a tricky choice with significant consequences if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re more likely to take pleasure in a tension totally free build and eliminate budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Quite simply, if you are extending or renovating you should only be talking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a new house you ought to only be speaking with home builders who are experienced in brand-new houses. The best brand-new house builder in the area might be the worst option to develop your extension due to the fact that there is a lot various about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation projects; nevertheless that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the intricacies of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far a lot of individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of important products missing which are not transparent. No matter how in-depth and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the builders have only been provided with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly issue the contractors with a thorough Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend exactly what will be included in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, but if that quote is significantly cheaper than the other quotes then you must be really cautious prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be providing you some hints regarding what the right rate is to finish the job. Selecting a builder that has actually provided a quote that is substantially less than other quotes might cause future concerns if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding lingo in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two essential terms that will be critical in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to consist of figures that are sensible, there is likewise a substantial variety in the cost of numerous items that could be thought about reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You need to be especially alert if a quote has a lot of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are often used to make a quote look competitive when in fact it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to present customers
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of clients who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for referrals is a little a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of individuals who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few current clients. Current clients will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed in the process
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website everyday, whilst some structure companies will have a team of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the develop … you may never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be important to guarantee an effective outcome, so ensure you understand who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Not knowing exactly what is excluded from the quote
One of the very best ways to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent method to discover any of those items that might have been assumed by either party are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the outset. A builder might quote for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably expecting that light fittings are consisted of